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Q. What components of the xylem and phloem facilitate transport of water, nutrients and sugars? How are water and minerals transported from the soil t...

Solved • Jun 21, 2018

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Q. What are the main differences between primary and secondary succession? Compare the two and indicate what processes are more likely to be more impo...

Solved • Jun 15, 2018

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Q. What pathway would sugar molecules manufactured in a leaf follow on their way to a growing root tip? What pathway would minerals entering the plant...

Solved • May 30, 2018

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Q. What is the main water/nutrient transport tissue in plants?

Solved • May 23, 2018

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Q. Chemical analysis showed that this plant has a decreased amount of Na+ relative to normal plants. What could explain this?

Solved • May 2, 2018

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Q. Soil leaching can cause nutrient deficiencies in the soil. Which of the following are symptoms of nutrient deficiency in plants?I) chlorosisII) dea...

Solved • Nov 27, 2017

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Q. Which of the following would be the most effective strategy to remove toxic heavy metals from a soil?a. heavy irrigation to leach out the heavy met...

Solved • Nov 27, 2017

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Q. Soil erosion could be controlled by ________.a. planting rows of trees as windbreaksb. no-till agriculturec. terrace hillside cropsd. all of the above

Solved • Nov 27, 2017

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Q. Which of the following would inhibit the growth of most plants?a. abundant humusb. air spacesc. good drainaged. a pH above 10.0

Solved • Nov 27, 2017

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Q. Which of the following are problems associated with intensive irrigation?I) mineral runoffII) over fertilizationIII) aquifer depletionIV) soil sali...

Solved • Nov 27, 2017

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Q. There are several properties that are characteristic of a soil in which typical plants would grow well. Of the following, which would be the least ...

Solved • Nov 27, 2017

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Q. What soil composition would be best for availability of nutrients, water, and root development?a. equal amounts of sand, clay, and humusb. higher p...

Solved • Nov 27, 2017